|Digital Tipping Point: Margaret Aranyosi, Executive Director of KITE, Inc. 006 - Christian Einfeldt|
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. In this segment Margaret Aranyosi explains the role that newbies (new users) play in creating the code. She says that when people ask for feature changes or imporvements to the code, that act in itself is helpful. She says that people in the free open source software community will respond to requests for changes...
Keywords: Aranyosi, Margaret; Margaret Aranyosi; anti-rivalrous; tragedy of the anti-commons; collective innovation; synergy in open code production; newbie contributions to the code
|Digital Tipping Point: Scottish Parliamentarian Patrick Harvey_05 - Christian Einfeldt|
This is one of many short video segments which will be added to the Digital Tipping Point (DTP) archive. In this particular segment, Patrick Harvey continues on with the story that he started on the previous segment, segment 004.mpg, about a youth voting group, called Black Vote, used the Internet to increase voter turnout among Black youth in Europe. Their success, he says, got established political parties to take them seriously...
Keywords: Patrick Harvey; Harvey, Patrick; Scotland; Scottish Parliamentarian; Green Party; Glasgow; local control; open code; Black Vote; OpenOffice.org; democracy; elections; participatory; decentralized; political organizing